Résumé Tips

Here are some tips for writing an excellent résumé. Be sure to have someone review you résumé before you apply! JobZone Emploi offers this service.

  • Mention skills and qualifications that are related to the job you are applying for
  • Your name, address, phone number and email should be at the top of the résumé
  • Avoid repetition
  • Use verbs in the past tense
  • Double check your spelling
  • Your résumé should be no more than 2 pages, and each page should appear full and be absent of any large gaps
  • Your résumé should be visually appealing
  • Choose lettering that is simple and easy to read
  • Use bullet points instead of paragraphs